Health Tip: Which SPF Do I Need?
(HealthDay News) -- Sunscreen helps protect your skin from sun
damage. And assessing the appropriate sun protection factor (SPF)
in your sunscreen can ensure you've got the appropriate
Health Tip: Take Steps to Cut Cholesterol
(HealthDay News) -- There are dietary and lifestyle changes you
can make that may help you lower your cholesterol numbers.
College Students' Unhealthy Habits Can Mark Their Future
TUESDAY, May 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- College students tend
to have unhealthy lifestyles that could increase their risk of
cancer and other health problems later in life, a new study
Music May Benefit Your Brain
TUESDAY, May 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Musical training may
increase blood flow to the left side of the brain, new research
Intensive Insulin Therapy Might Aid Diabetics After Heart Attack
TUESDAY, May 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Intensive insulin
therapy may boost survival in people with type 2 diabetes who've
suffered a heart attack, a new study suggests.
Pets Can Carry Same 'Superbug' Strains as Their Owners: Study
TUESDAY, May 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study may
provide the best evidence yet that the superbug known as MRSA can
travel between humans and their pets, although researchers caution
that people shouldn't worry too much about the germ lurking in
their cats and dogs.
Lung Cancer Not on Many Women's Radar: Survey
TUESDAY, May 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. women still see
breast cancer as a bigger killer than lung cancer, despite the fact
that lung cancer kills more Americans each year -- women and men --
than any other cancer.
People With Mental Health Issues More Likely to Turn to E-Cigarettes: Study
TUESDAY, May 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People with mental
health disorders are more likely to use electronic cigarettes, a
new study finds.
Health Highlights: May 13, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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